See also: and

TranslingualEdit

Han characterEdit

(radical 118 +8, 14 strokes, cangjie input 竹田十口 (HWJR), four-corner 88603, composition)

  1. numerary adjunct, piece
  2. single

DescendantsEdit

  • (abbreviation of 箇 as Japanese counter)

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 886, character 36
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 26116
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1314, character 30
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 5, page 2983, character 1
  • Unihan data for U+7B87

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Yale go3)


JapaneseEdit

KanjiEdit

(common “Jōyō” kanji)

  • Normally written as when used as a counter for months

ReadingsEdit

CounterEdit

(katakana , romaji )

  1. used with numbers in the ichi-ni-san counting system

Alternative formsEdit

Usage notesEdit

It is often written in katakana with a small ke, but it is always pronounced as "ka."

Derived termsEdit

CounterEdit

(hiragana , romaji -ko)

  1. : articles

KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(gae) (hangeul , revised gae, McCune-Reischauer kae, Yale kay)


MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. or

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin
Zhuyin ㄍㄜˋ
IPA (key) /kɤ⁵¹/
Audio
(file)

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin (ge4), Wade-Giles ko4)

ClassifierEdit

(simplified, Pinyin , traditional or , simplified )

  1. the most commonly used measure word. Often used in place of all other measure words, particularly when the correct measure word is not known by the speaker.

VietnameseEdit

CounterEdit

  1. Han form of cái

AdjectiveEdit

  1. Han form of cái

Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 09:05